The Greek School instruction focuses on Modern Greek, including cultural elements such as history and mythology. Enrollment is open to all adults and youths interested in learning the language. All classes meet at the Prophet Elias Greek Orthodox Church, 223 Church Street, Santa Cruz, CA  95060.

Joanna (Karakasidou) Stebbins was born, raised and schooled in Greece. She graduated from Ocean City College in New Jersey. For 13 years she held roles as the Principal, Director and Teacher at St. Barbara’s Greek School in Toms River, New Jersey. Joanna moved to California over 20 years ago. She has taught Greek at St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church in San Jose and at Prophet Elias Greek Orthodox Church in Santa Cruz. She lives in Santa Cruz County near her daughters and grandchildren.

Sessions begin September 25, 2017 through May 29, 2018

Mondays – 4PM – 5PM

Tuesdays – 5PM – 6PM

Wednesdays – 5PM – 6PM

Contact the Church office or Instructor Joanna Stebbins at (831) 429-6500.